People.

Ty Wilkins

How would you describe your work?
Gestalt.

What’s the best advice you can offer your peers?
Research.

What do you dislike most about your industry?
Skeuomorphism.

Why are you successful?
Curiosity.

What is the one city that you wish you’d never been?
Gotham.

 

About Ty Wilkins.
Ty Wilkins is best known for his bold and colorful work for brands including Target, Cheerios and Pepsi. His editorial illustration work can be seen in numerous publications including Monocle, Anorak, Bloomberg, Wired UK and Uppercase. Ty holds a BFA in Graphic Design from Auburn University, and his career as a designer has informed his illustration style. Ty works on a mix of design and illustration projects ranging from branding Silicon Valley tech giants to developing illustrated advertising campaigns. He has also served as a typography instructor at the Academy of Art University and has been a guest speaker, jurist and workshop leader at institutions including Auburn University, the University of North Texas and the AIGA. Ty lives in Austin, Texas.

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